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vpmanager.numvps - Function

2.3.2 Return the number of vps/pbs available for the given parameters


Description

Can be used to, e.g., determine the number of antenna types. Note: if a global response is defined for the telescope, this will increase the count of available vps/pbs by 1.

Arguments





Inputs

telescope

Telescope name

allowed:

string

Default:

obstime

Time of the observation (for versioning and reference frame calculations)

allowed:

any

Default:

variant

freq

Frequency of the observation (may include reference frame, default: LSRK)

allowed:

any

Default:

variant

obsdirection

Direction of the observation (may include reference frame, default: J2000). default: Zenith

allowed:

any

Default:

variant AZEL 0deg 90deg

Returns
int
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